Members of liberal and Christian political groups blast visiting US secretary of state, accuse Washington of cutting ‘secret deal’ with Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood.
The Front for Peaceful Change, a pro-revolution youth group, issued a statement
on Saturday calling on the Egyptian public to participate in the
protests to register its rejection of perceived US interfere in Egypt’s
affairs and its alleged deal-making with the Muslim Brotherhood… A
number of Christian politicians – including Gad, rights activist Michael
Mounir, former MP Georgette Qeleini and business tycoon Naguib Sawiris –
also refused to meet with the US state secretary during her brief visit
Egyptian protesters chucked tomatoes and shoes at Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s motorcade today. They chanted “Monica! Monica!” in reference to Monica Lewinsky.
One official was hit in the face. (Continues here)